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Wasteless Pantry Workshop

Wasteless Pantry Workshop

September 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Atwell Community Centre, 9 Lombe Gardens, Atwell, Western Australia, Australia

It’s time to get the rubbish out of your kitchen! Come along to an interactive workshop with the experts from Wasteless Pantry on reducing your food waste through discovering better ways to shop, time saving tips that will also cut your environmental footprint, hints on making the most of what is in your pantry and fridge as well as how to store your food to keep it at its freshest.

https://events.ticketbooth.com.au/event/wasteless-pantry-workshop

“Plastic Paradise” film screening

“Plastic Paradise” film screening

August 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Twisting Fish Yoga, 19 Avion Way, Claremont WA 6010, Australia

Thrive Experiences and Twisting Fish Yoga Studio have come together to create “Outside the Box” films to raise Mind-Body-Spirit awareness in the community and fundraise to contribute with charities aligned with our vision.

Our August film is “Plastic Paradise”. We have guest speakers on the night, from Earth Carers, who will promote their free workshops related to care for the environment and practical tips people can put in place.

Please arrive 15 minutes earlier to find your spot. Only 35 spots are available, please book through this website.
We request donations to help us continue delivering educational and inspirational films to the community and build our community projects.
http://www.thrive-experiences.com/outside-the-box-films.html

Henderson Waste Recovery Park Tour

Henderson Waste Recovery Park Tour

August 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
City of Cockburn Administration, 9 Coleville Crs, Spearwood, Western Australia

Come for a FREE behind-the-scenes tour of the waste recovery park and discover the amazing world of waste.

Learn how waste can be minimised and avoided, reused and recycled into new products and how we convert waste gas into electricity. Visit the popular Reuse Shop to pick up a few bargains!

Meet at City of Cockburn Administration Centre car park to jump on our community bus, which departs at 9.40am sharp.

https://events.ticketbooth.com.au/event/henderson-waste-recovery-park-tour3745735

Plastic Free Afternoon Tea

Plastic Free Afternoon Tea

August 13, 2017 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Gosnells WA 6110, Australia

Save the date!!! Location to be advised.

Transition Town Gosnells invites you to join us for a plastic free afternoon tea.

In celebration of the completion of Plastic Free July join us to share a meal and to chat about the challenges and successes that you have had in this year’s Plastic Free July Challenge.

What to bring:
-A plate of food to share (try to prepare a plate that has not included any plastic packaging)
-A reusable cup, plate and cutlery
-Any plastic that was unavoidable in the preparation of your plate of food

Kids and extended family and friends all welcome!!

Compost, Worms & Bokashi

Compost, Worms & Bokashi

August 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
58 Norfolk St, Mount Lawley WA 6050, Australia

Free ‘green’ workshops to City of Vincent residents
With the awesome Transition Town Vincent team.

Learn how to make healthy soil from your kitchen, garden and paper waste.
Want to get started, but don’t know what system to use? This workshop will go through the following systems:
-Composting
-Bokashi bucket
-Worm farming and
-In ground worm farming

Learn how to set up the right habits to make it easy to produce healthy soil.
Ben Klenner shares his hands on experience, passion for good soil and experience as a presenter for Great Gardens.

Making it easy and connecting community. Transition Town Vincent is here to help. We will be trialing a Q&A session at the end of the workshop for past participants. The aim is to reconnect, share common knowledge and solve your composting problems.

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/composting-worm-farm-workshop-norfolk-st-mt-lawley-tickets-35881919788

Transition Town Vincent Movie Night

Transition Town Vincent Movie Night

Trashed Film – Transition Town Movie Night

August 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Foyer Oxford, 196 Oxford St, Leederville WA 6007, Australia

Trashed is an environmental documentary film, written and directed by British film-maker Candida Brady. It follows actor Jeremy Irons as he investigates the global scale and impact of humanity’s modern wasteful consumerism and pollution. The film is a call for urgent action to resolve the issue of existing deposits and drastically reduce our consumption towards sustainable levels and zero waste, but also demonstrates how this is already being achieved successfully in many communities around the world.

Reserve your place now.

Doors open at 6.30pm. Films start at 7pm.
Bring your own food and non-alcoholic drinks!
Gold coin donations appreciated (to bring you more films).